EDQM Blood Conference

Innovation in Blood Establishment Processes

14-15 January 2025  Strasbourg, France




Speakers to be announced.

If you wish to speak at the conference, please submit your abstract before 15/07/2024 at 23:59h (CEST).

The conference will focus on two main areas of interest:

Blood donation

  • Donor selection: new challenges and risk-based approach
  • Blood donor recruitment and retention
  • Challenges for blood supply in Europe
  • Blood collection
  • Testing: from phenotype testing to genomics

Blood components

  • Innovative and novel blood components / blood component preparations 
  • Innovation and involvement of users in development of novel blood components
  • Process changes implementation, risk-based approach
  • EDQM Blood Guide monographs for innovative and novel blood components
  • Novel component development and clinical outcome monitoring

A detailed scientific programme of the conference will be released soon.